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Australia’s Rail Construction Boom Will be Massive
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Friday February 22 2019

Australia’s Rail Construction Boom Will be Massive

On February 8, the first of four tunnel boring machines (TBMs) which are around 100 meters long arrived in Melbourne from Germany.

Road Pavement Treatments Put to the Test
Civil
Tuesday July 17 2018

Road Pavement Treatments Put to the Test

Locals in the Melbourne outer south-western suburb of Werribee describe the Ballan Road as a 'death trap.'

Corrosion Protection Critical for Infrastructure Assets
Civil
Wednesday May 30 2018

Corrosion Protection Critical for Infrastructure Assets

Over the 10 years to 2027, Australian households, businesses and governments are expected to fork out $2.018 trillion in building new homes, commercial buildings, and civil...

Australia Undergoing a Massive Road and Rail Boom
Civil
Friday March 16 2018

Australia Undergoing a Massive Road and Rail Boom

Before the 2013 federal election, then opposition leader Tony Abbott promised to be an ‘infrastructure Prime Minister.’

Bad Victoria Intersections Could be Replaced
Civil
Wednesday November 22 2017

Bad Victoria Intersections Could be Replaced

Melbourne's worst traffic intersections will be ripped up and replaced with "closed diamond" underpasses if the coalition opposition wins the next state election.

Melbourne Rail Works Unleash ‘Rat Plague’
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Thursday November 9 2017

Melbourne Rail Works Unleash ‘Rat Plague’

A hidden swarm of rats has been unleashed on unsuspecting inner-Melbourne residents and workers as major underground tunnel works continue.

WA Must Gain from Pipeline
Civil
Tuesday October 31 2017

WA Must Gain from Pipeline

Acting Prime Minister Julie Bishop says a gas pipeline from Western Australia may ease some of the challenges facing the east coast.

Sydney Trio Jailed over $1m Iraqi Bribe
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Thursday September 28 2017

Sydney Trio Jailed over $1m Iraqi Bribe

The two Elomar brothers were successful, well-respected immigrant businessmen whose Sydney company became adversely affected by "the stain on the family name".

Senator Rejects Benefiting from Govt Contracts
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Monday September 18 2017

Senator Rejects Benefiting from Govt Contracts

A Liberal-National Party senator has denied benefiting from federal government road contracts. Under section 44 of the constitution, anyone who holds "any direct or indirect...

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Apr 10 2019
'Drunk' Man Steals Truck, Rams CBD Cafe

A man is accused of stealing a three-tonne truck from a central Sydney building site and taking it for a drunken joyride through the CBD before...

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Apr 8 2019
Nancy Munches Her Way to Waterloo Station

A mechanical worm nicknamed Nancy has munched its way from Marrickville to Waterloo to complete the first 3.1-kilometre tunnel of Sydney's Metro City project.

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Apr 2 2019
Geelong Rail Set for Boost in Fed Budget

Funding to duplicate train tracks in the Geelong region is expected in the federal budget in a last-ditch bid to retain Victoria's most marginal seat.

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Mar 29 2019
Road Safety Gets $2.2b Federal Boost

The Morrison government is promising to fix notorious road black spots and regional roads to improve safety under a $2.2 billion plan to be outlined in...

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Mar 27 2019
Verdict Due in Perth Bushfire Class Action

A judge is set to hand down his verdict after a civil trial over the 2014 fire in the Perth Hills region that destroyed 57 homes.

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Mar 27 2019
PM Promises $253m for Choked Sydney Roads

Scott Morrison is promising to spend more than $250 million on choked roads and car parks across Sydney and the NSW Central Coast.

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Mar 27 2019
Fed Govt to Spend $730m on North Qld Roads

The federal government will allocate $730 million to upgrade roads in north Queensland in the budget due next week.

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Mar 20 2019
Roadworks Protesters Clash with Vic Police

Protesters have clashed with police as roadworks began in country Victoria.

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Mar 7 2019
$2.5b for Great Western Highway Duplicate

The NSW coalition has pledged to duplicate 31 kilometres of the Great Western Highway between Katoomba and Lithgow over the next decade at a cost of...

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